18th February 2011, 19:09 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Barcelona test day 1 in pictures 18th February 2011, 19:09

See Pirelli’s wet weather tyres in action in this collection of pictures from today’s test.

Vitantonio Liuzzi to test for HRT

Vitantonio Liuzzi will drive for HRT in tomorrow’s test at Barcelona.

Vettel: “Surprised we’re slower than last year”

Sebastian Vettel says he’s surprised by how much the new F1 rules have slowed the cars down.

Heidfeld: “not the way I would have liked” to return

Nick Heidfeld says his F1 return following Robert Kubica’s crash is “Not the way I would have liked it.”

Vettel quickest as rain hits testing in Barcelona

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time on the first day of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Bernie Ecclestone must cancel the Bahrain Grand Prix

Going to Bahrain and taking their money to race days after the world has watched it murder its citizens would be unconscionable.

Mercedes appoint Bob Bell as technical director

Mercedes have confirmed Bob Bell will become the team’s technical director.

2011 F1 testing day 8: Barcelona

Alonso is in action in Spain again as the third F1 test of 2011 beings today at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Ecclestone: “I think we will probably have to cancel”

In the round-up: more on Bahrain, China gets a new deal and see “Senna” in the USA.